Nov. 16, 2008 -- Miriam Makeba, 76 -- South African singer and activist. Known as Mama Africa, her songs inspired millions to continue the struggle against apartheid.
Herb Score, 75 -- Pitching phenom and voice of the Cleveland Indians.
Rev. Abraham Woods Jr., 80 -- Civil rights pioneer. Led the first lunch-counter sit-ins in Birmingham, and later challenged country club discrimination.
THIS WEEK, THE PENTAGON RELEASED THE NAMES OF SEVEN SOLDIERS AND MARINES KILLED IN IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN.
Army PFC Theron V. Hobbs, 22, of Albany, Ga.
Army SSG Timothy H. Walker, 38, of Franklin, Tenn.
Army SPC James M. Clay, 25, of Mountain Home, Ark.
Army SGT Jose Regalado, 23, of Los Angeles
Army SPC Armando A. De La Paz, 21, of Riverside, Calif.
Army SPC Corey M. Shea, 21, of Mansfield, Mass.
Army SCP Jonnie L. Stiles, 38, of Highlands Ranch, Colo.